"I don't want her birth to cause any other woman to weep at her kitchen table," Burton wrote. "If anything, my wish is that she would restore hope for others." If you are in need of support, we encourage you to visit our compassionate and safe online community, Share Your Story:

Burton, who's married to "The Walking Dead" star Jeffrey Dean Morgan, shared details of the couple's painful fertility struggles.

Zane came into the world 14 weeks too soon, weighing just 1 lb. 12 oz. Today, with research and education made possible by your support, he's thriving as he approaches his 2nd birthday. Join the Brandl family at March for Babies in New Haven on May 6, or at a walk near you, and help more babies like Zane:

“He’s goofy, he’s funny, he’s a love bug,” says Ashley Brandl of her son Zane, a precocious 20 month old. He’s come a long way since he came into this world – 14 week…
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Show your March for Babies pride with our Facebook profile frame! Add yours today and tell all your friends why you walk.

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Have you or your partner been diagnosed with Zika virus? Did you receive a positive Zika test while pregnant? Do you have a baby with Zika? If you answered yes to any of these questions, medical help and support is available through Zika Care Connect, developed by the CDC in collaboration with March of Dimes:

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When you participate in Run for Babies, you’re raising critical funds to help tackle the biggest health threats to moms and babies. Sign up today for a Run near you:

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This little NICU grad is his family’s pot of gold! Share your little lucky charm with us this St. Patrick’s Day!
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Nurses – it's not too late to register for the March of Dimes Perinatal Nursing Conference in New York City on March 22. Featuring not-to-be missed presentations by nationally-recognized nursing experts, participants will earn 5.75 CNE contact hours. Register now:

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42,000 babies are born prematurely each year in California. Meet one of our California ambassador families and be inspired to join March for Babies!

SEEING DOUBLE— Simi Valley twins Liam and Hudson Arbuckle, at left, were chosen to be the ambassadors for the 2018 Ventura County March for Babies that takes place Sat., March 24 at Kingsmen Park on the campus of Cal Lutheran University.

Did you know that you can fundraise directly on Facebook through our new March for Babies Facebook Fundraiser? Reach your friends with your March for Babies message—it's easy and you can start right away on your personal fundraising page at

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This is an exciting moment! Your baby has been discharged from the NICU and is ready to go home. Now you need to make sure your baby gets home safe.

Learn about how to keep your baby safe while riding in his car seat before your baby is discharged from the hospital.

Have you marched with us in the past? We want to see your favorite pic from March for Babies!

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What if moms and women had the support they needed, and the healthcare they needed, to have a healthy first 1,000 days? March of Dimes chats with 1,000 Days about access to healthcare for moms and babies.

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We are live 📹 talking with March of Dimes about access to healthcare for moms and babies!

Share your comments and questions for Cindy Pellegrini, Senior Vice President for Public Policy and Government Affairs and Brittany Hernandez, Deputy Director of Federal Affairs! #Marchis4Nutrition

Great news! You can fundraise with confidence because March of Dimes was recently awarded the Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar USA, demonstrating our focus on measuring progress and results.

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Dr. Virginia Apgar was an obstetrical anesthesiologist best known for developing the Apgar score (a system used worldwide for evaluating the physical condition of newborns at birth) and served as a medical leader at March of Dimes for 15 years. Learn more about her impressive legacy: #WomensHistoryMonth

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Juliana was born weighing 1 pound, 11 ounces. When her parents first saw their daughter they were in awe at how she fought from day one. Every day of Juliana's life in the NICU was emotional for her parents, but, like most new parents, they never knew that love could be so strong. Today Juliana is thriving, and that's thanks to people like you. March with us and support families like theirs:

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